CST

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CST

abbr.
1. Central Standard Time
2. convulsive shock treatment
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CST

abbreviation for
(Human Geography) Central Standard Time
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CST

or C.S.T. or c.s.t.,

Central Standard Time.
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Noun1.CST - standard time in the 6th time zone west of Greenwich, reckoned at the 90th meridian; used in the central United States
civil time, local time, standard time - the official time in a local region (adjusted for location around the Earth); established by law or custom
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The biophysical profile may be affected by prematurity, but can still be reliably used for evaluating preterm fetuses whenever there is a nonreactive nonstress test and a positive contraction stress test, Dr.
Traditionally, the nonreactive NST was followed immediately by a contraction stress test. If the contraction stress test in turn proved nonreassuring, often delivery was expedited, given a reasonable expectation of fetal maturity.
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